A network for new and aspiring library professionals
“More than just the love of old books”
Our next event “Showcasing independent libraries, archives & collections” is a collaborative event with The Portico Library, to be held on Saturday 8th November at The Portico Library and funded by the Association of Independent Libraries and CILIP North West Member Network: click here for tickets. The purpose of this event is to showcase independent libraries, archives and special collections taking a special interest in how projects and opportunities created by librarians in special collections, archives and independent libraries can encourage new professionals to become actively involved in this area of the information sector.
The event will feature talks and workshops from:
Kathy Whalen – Belle Vue Project Officer for Chetham’s Library
Our schedule for the day looks like this:
Introduction to the Portico: 10:20-10:45am
First speaker: 10:45 -11:30
Comfort break: 11:30-40am
Second speaker: 11:40-12:25pm
Lunch: 12:25-1.25pm – lunch will be provided free of charge to attendees.
Third speaker: 1:30-2:15pm
Fourth speaker: 2:15-3:00pm
Panel discussion/forum: 3:15-4:00pm – a chance for attendees to ask questions and the speakers to provide further information on their work and the sector.
Post networking at The Bank pub (downstairs): 4pm onwards
Venue: The Portico
57 Mosley St, Manchester M2 3HY
Click here to book a ticket: nlpnportico.eventbrite.co.uk